SHANGHAI — Shanghai General Motors Automotive Co. Ltd.'s joint venture product, the Sail economy car, could hit the market in April instead of June or July as originally scheduled. Industry observers say the change is being pushed by SAIC officials so that the Sail can go head to head with the Xiali 2000 Century Plaza, made by Tianjin Xiali and based on Toyota Motor Corp.'s Vitz/Platz platform. Production of both the Sail and Xiali 2000 began at the same time, but the Xiali already is ...

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